Tropical Africa's Emergence as a Banana Supplier in the Inter-war Period
Examining the initial banana exports from Africa between the World Wars, this book charts the rapid expansion of banana exports from some of the continent's countries to Europe and also reviews the similarities and differences of these projects.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
World banana exports 19341938 average 19371938 1939
European banana imports 19341938 average 193719381939
Banana consumption per capita in Europe in 1936
43 other sections not shown
According to Baatz Afgoi African banana Afrikanische Frucht Compagnie Antilles banana carriers banana consumption banana cultivation banana exports banana growers banana industry banana market banana plantations banana production banana trade banana transport Belgian Congo Bordeaux British bunches Canary banana Canary Islands cent Chargeurs charter Cibelli Coloniale colonies Conakry constructed crops data no data dried bananas Elders and Fyffes export bananas France French banana French banana imports French Cameroon French Guinea fresh banana exports Genale German banana project German plantations Giuba Gold Coast Gros Michel Hamburg Havre hectares inter-war period Italian banana Ivory Coast Kamerun Laeisz marketing channel Marseille ocean transport organization plantation companies planteurs Port Bouet production of export quotas RAMB refrigerated ships region regular service Sassandra sea transport Second World ship owners shipping companies Somali banana Somalia Somalia and Italy Source Southern Cameroons started Table Tiko tonnes tonnes in 1930 transported bananas United Fruit Company Villabruzzi